The table below looks at the statistics for MCSD in IT contracts advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MCSD over the 3 months to 24 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Solutions Developer (MCSD)
Rank 59 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing MCSD 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 0.16% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.48% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £700 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £388 £370
% change year-on-year
+9.67% +4.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
MCSD
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Wiltshire region.

Qualifications Category
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
207 266 160
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 33.39% 34.77% 23.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 142 169 100
Median daily rate £390 £400 £333
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% +20.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £240 £105
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £378 £355
% change year-on-year
-0.66% +6.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 1
Median hourly rate £27.50 £14.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+96.42% -26.31%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £22.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+24.44% +18.42%

MCSD
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Wiltshire region citing MCSD as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

MCSD Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

MCSD
Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing MCSD across the Wiltshire region.

MCSD Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

MCSD
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MCSD within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 24 August 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chippenham - 1 £700 -
MCSD
South West

MCSD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 24 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing MCSD also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Wiltshire region with a requirement for MCSD.

1 5 (100.00%) Web Services
1 5 (100.00%) XML
1 5 (100.00%) XSD
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) MCSE
1 5 (100.00%) MCSA
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) Citrix
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (100.00%) SAN
1 5 (100.00%) SOA
1 5 (100.00%) WSDL
1 5 (100.00%) Migration
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
1 5 (100.00%) Zachman Framework
1 5 (100.00%) TOGAF
1 5 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 5 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 5 (100.00%) REST
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Intune
1 5 (100.00%) Docker
1 5 (100.00%) Private Cloud
1 5 (100.00%) MODAF
1 5 (100.00%) Xen
1 5 (100.00%) HL7
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 5 (100.00%) Virtual Environments
2 4 (80.00%) SC Cleared
2 4 (80.00%) NHS

MCSD
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) SAN
General
1 1 (20.00%) Electronics
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (20.00%) Marketing
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Architect
2 4 (80.00%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (20.00%) MODAF Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) REST
1 5 (100.00%) Web Services
1 5 (100.00%) WSDL
1 5 (100.00%) XML
1 5 (100.00%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Private Cloud
2 4 (80.00%) NHS
3 1 (20.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Migration
1 5 (100.00%) MODAF
1 5 (100.00%) SOA
1 5 (100.00%) TOGAF
1 5 (100.00%) Virtual Environments
1 5 (100.00%) Zachman Framework
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (20.00%) Programme Management
3 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) MCSA
1 5 (100.00%) MCSE
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (80.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (100.00%) HL7
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Docker
1 5 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 5 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (100.00%) Xen
Systems Management
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Citrix
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (20.00%) SAP